[OSM-dev] announcing a new mailinglist tile-serving

Jochen Topf jochen at remote.org
Thu Mar 28 15:48:25 UTC 2013

On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 04:22:42PM +0100, Simone Cortesi wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 3:49 PM, Kai Krueger <kakrueger at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> I found Nominatim setup easier than tile rendering since there is no
> >> http setup, no live program like Tirex to interface and the setup script
> >> of Nominatim takes care of building symlinks from the www location to
> >> Nominatim code, there is no need for instance to have virtual host data
> >> pointing to a tirex config which can work correctly only if some
> >> symlinks are correctly set in /var/[lib][run].
> > Using the Ubuntu packages in my PPA takes care of all that too. Perhaps some
> > of that can extracted into more generic scripts to benefit users of other
> > distributions as well.
> is there a simple way to setup tirex instead of mod_tile?

Tirex is only a replacement for renderd, unfortunately it still needs mod_tile.

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